The table below looks at the statistics for SSH skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SSH over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Secure Shell (SSH)
Rank 71 69 74
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Contract jobs citing SSH 5 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.51% 0.34% 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.77% 1.60% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Average daily rate £388 £372 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.30% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £350 £300
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 £30.00 -
% change year-on-year
-60.00% -
SSH
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
283 187 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 28.73% 21.35% 24.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 90 88
Average daily rate £363 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +9.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £115 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 2 16
Average hourly rate £45.00 £21.50 £180.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+109.30% -88.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +23.80%

SSH
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SSH across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SSH Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

SSH
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SSH across the Reading region.

SSH Daily Rate Trend in Reading

SSH
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SSH across the Reading region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

SSH Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

SSH
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SSH across the Reading region.

SSH Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

SSH
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing SSH also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SSH.

1 10 (62.50%) FTP
1 10 (62.50%) HTTP
1 10 (62.50%) SSL
2 9 (56.25%) CA
2 9 (56.25%) SOAP
2 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (50.00%) Migration
3 8 (50.00%) Middleware
3 8 (50.00%) Web Services
3 8 (50.00%) IBM
3 8 (50.00%) WebSphere
3 8 (50.00%) IBM Integration Bus
3 8 (50.00%) DataPower
4 6 (37.50%) REST
4 6 (37.50%) LDAP
5 5 (31.25%) CA Single Sign-On
5 5 (31.25%) Client/Server
5 5 (31.25%) JMS
5 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
6 4 (25.00%) VPN
6 4 (25.00%) Linux
6 4 (25.00%) Apache
6 4 (25.00%) Unix
6 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 4 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (18.75%) Graphite
7 3 (18.75%) DevOps
7 3 (18.75%) Video Processing
7 3 (18.75%) Tektronix

SSH
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing SSH also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SSH. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (25.00%) Apache
3 3 (18.75%) CMS
4 2 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (12.50%) JBoss
4 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 10 (62.50%) FTP
1 10 (62.50%) HTTP
1 10 (62.50%) SSL
2 6 (37.50%) LDAP
3 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
4 4 (25.00%) VPN
5 3 (18.75%) BGP
5 3 (18.75%) DOCSIS
5 3 (18.75%) MPLS
5 3 (18.75%) OSPF
5 3 (18.75%) RIP
5 3 (18.75%) SNMP
5 3 (18.75%) Telnet
6 2 (12.50%) HTTPS
7 1 (6.25%) DHCP
7 1 (6.25%) DNS
7 1 (6.25%) Firewall
7 1 (6.25%) LAN
7 1 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
1 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) GitLab
1 2 (12.50%) Maven
1 2 (12.50%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (18.75%) Games
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Software Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Software Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Tester
4 2 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) DevOps Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Linux Scripter
5 1 (6.25%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) SOAP
2 8 (50.00%) IBM Integration Bus
2 8 (50.00%) Middleware
2 8 (50.00%) Web Services
3 6 (37.50%) REST
4 5 (31.25%) JMS
5 3 (18.75%) Silverlight
6 1 (6.25%) Esper
6 1 (6.25%) LAMP
6 1 (6.25%) Memcached
6 1 (6.25%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) DataPower
2 5 (31.25%) Client/Server
3 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (18.75%) DTV
4 3 (18.75%) IPTV
4 3 (18.75%) MPEG
4 3 (18.75%) Streaming Video
4 3 (18.75%) Video on Demand
5 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
5 1 (6.25%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (6.25%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Linux
1 4 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) Migration
3 4 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (18.75%) DevOps
4 3 (18.75%) DRM
4 3 (18.75%) Scrum
4 3 (18.75%) Validation
4 3 (18.75%) Video Processing
5 2 (12.50%) API Integration
5 2 (12.50%) High Availability
6 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
6 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
6 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (6.25%) Project Management
6 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) Perl
2 1 (6.25%) PHP
2 1 (6.25%) Python
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) CA Single Sign-On
2 3 (18.75%) Graphite
2 3 (18.75%) Nagios
2 3 (18.75%) Puppet
3 2 (12.50%) Ansible
3 2 (12.50%) Kibana
3 2 (12.50%) Rsyslog
4 1 (6.25%) Cacti
4 1 (6.25%) collectd
4 1 (6.25%) Ganglia
4 1 (6.25%) logstash
4 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (6.25%) Salt
4 1 (6.25%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) CA
2 8 (50.00%) IBM
3 3 (18.75%) Adobe
3 3 (18.75%) Apple
3 3 (18.75%) Tektronix
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle
4 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
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